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Stone School Gallery
28, rue Mill St.
Portage-du-Fort (Québec)

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Friday night vernissages: 6-8pm

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On the Trail of Champlain // Showcasing the Instructors

July 19 to August 11
On the Trail of Champlain: Riverscapes
Robert Hinchley & other artists

Showcasing the Instructors
Group show

Vernissage: July 19, 4-8 pm

The Pontiac School of the Arts proudly presents the works of this year’s instructors in the upper gallery. Showcasing the Instructors will give you a glimpse into the wide range of courses being offered this year at the school.

In the lower gallery, On the Trail of Champlain: Riverscapes is a unique exhibition of plein air paintings of the Ottawa River, many of which were created using paints made with 17th century techniques. A true celebration of Champlain’s explorations in our region featuring artist and teacher Robert Hinchley and a must see for painters and history buffs alike.

Join us for the opening vernissage, July 19, 4-8 pm. The shows continue until August 11. The gallery is open Saturdays and Sundays, 11 am to 4 pm.

Showcasing the Instructors
Upper Gallery. Group exhibition.

The talented instructors of the Pontiac School of the Arts display selected works. List of artists to come.

Jelly Massee
Jelly Massee, drawing with pen and ink.

Jelly Massee is the instructor of Monochromatic Acrylic Painting (July 20 & 21), Drawing in Pen and Ink (August 10 & 11).

Catharine Timm
Catharine Timm, Winter Forest With Sumac.
Fibre & mixed media. 2013.

Catharine Timm is the instructor of Fibre and Mixed Media Landscapes, July 27 & 28.

On the Trail of Champlain: Riverscapes
Robert Hinchley and other artists
Lower Gallery. Group exhibition.

A group show of plein air paintings by Robert Hinchley and other artists that explore river themes and 17th century colour palette.

Robert Hinchley

Robert Hinchley is a painter and printmaker. He graduated from OCAD with honours. Recent work has been connected to the natural environment and expressive qualities of the medium. Robert’s work is in numerous private collections and the City of Ottawa art collection. Hinchley’s recent events include the “Jurors Award” for the 2009 International Printmaking exhibition at the Shenkman Art Centre in Ottawa; selected to participate in the 2010 Hong Kong Graphic Art Fiesta; and in 2012 a solo exhibition at the South of 60 Art Centre in Barry’s Bay, Ontario.

Robert Hinchley is represented by Galerie St. Laurent +Hill in Ottawa.


Robert Hinchley
Robert Hinchley, Tree and River, oil on paper.